Faculty of Social Sciences

​ The Faculty of Social Sciences was established in 1967 and has since undergone rapid expansion and significant transformation. The Faculty comprises the Departments of Geography, Politics and Public Administration, Psychology, Social Work and Social Administration, Sociology, and Journalism and Media Studies Centre. Through our focus on social innovation (SI) and global citizenship (GC), we also seek to contribute to the advancement of society and the development of leaders locally, regionally, and globally.

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[6212] Bachelor of Arts and Sciences

Programme Introduction

[6717] How to Major in Geography

Programme Introduction

[6717] Bachelor of Social Sciences - Department of Geography Introduction

Programme Introduction

[6717] Programme Structure & Career Path of Geography Major

 

Thematic Week Activities (Oct 12-18)

Bachelor of Social Sciences

[Admissions Talk] Bachelor of Social Sciences (BSocSc)

Date: October 15, 2020 (Wednesday)
Time: 4:00pm – 5:00pm
Speaker: Dr. Lucy Jordan, Associate Dean (Undergraduate Admissions)

[Admissions Talk] Bachelor of Social Sciences (Major in Geography)

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[Students Sharing] Bachelor of Social Sciences (Major in Geography)

Date: October 12, 13, 14, 15 and 16, 2020
Time: 5:00pm – 6:00pm

[Virtual Tours] Bachelor of Social Sciences (Major in Geography)

Virtual Tours on:

  • Map Library Room

  • Geography Information Systems Laboratory

  • Geomorphology & Hydrology Laboratory

  • Soil & Biogeography Laboratory

  • Urban & Transport Research Laboratory

[Students Sharing] Bachelor of Social Sciences (Major in Politics & Public Administration)

Date: October 12, 13, 14 and 15, 2020
Time: 5:00pm – 6:00pm

[Mock Lecture] Bachelor of Social Sciences (Major in Politics and Public Administration) 

Mock Lecture on How much Freedom should Individuals have in Society?
Date: October 14, 2020 
Time: 4:30pm – 5:00pm
Speaker: Professor Joseph Chan

[Admissions Talk] Bachelor of Social Sciences (Major in Psychology)

Bachelor of Social Sciences (Major in Psychology)

[Students Sharing] Bachelor of Social Sciences (Major in Psychology)

Date: October 12, 13, 14, 15 and 16, 2020
Time: 5:00pm – 6:00pm

[Virtual Tour] Bachelor of Social Sciences (Major in Psychology)

Virtual tour of Facilities and Laboratories

[Mock Lecture] Bachelor of Social Sciences (Major in Psychology)

Mock Lecture on Perception is Reality: Exploring How People Construct their Own Realities

Date: October 12, 2020 (Monday)

Time: 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

​Speaker: Dr. Henry Ng, Lecturer

[General Consultation] Bachelor of Social Sciences (Major in Psychology)

Date: October 14, 2020 (Wednesday)

Time: 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

[Admissions Talk & Student Sharing] Bachelor of Social Sciences (Major in Social Policy & Social Development)

Date: October 15, 2020

Time: 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

[Students Sharing] Bachelor of Social Sciences (Major in Sociology)

Date: October 12, 13, 14, 15 and 16, 2020

Time: 5:00pm – 6:00pm

[Mock Lecture] Bachelor of Social Sciences (Major in Sociology)

Mock Lecture on What is Criminology?

Date: October 12, 2020 (Monday)
Time: 4:30pm – 5:30pm
Speaker: Professor Karen Laidler 

[Mock Lecture] Bachelor of Social Sciences (Major in Sociology)

Mock Lecture on The Promise of Sociology

Date: October 13, 2020 (Tuesday)
Time: 5:00pm – 6:00pm
Speaker: Dr. Carmen Tong, Lecturer

[Mock Lecture] Bachelor of Social Sciences (Major in Sociology)

Mock Lecture on Social Media and Sociology

Date: October 15, 2020 (Thursday)

Time: 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Speaker: Dr. Tom McDonald, Assistant Professor

Bachelor of Arts and Sciences

[Admissions Talk] Bachelor of Arts and Sciences (BASc)

Date: October 13, 2020 (Tuesday)

Time: 4:30pm – 5:30pm

Speakers: Dr Tom Barry, Programme Director

Mr Abel Lau, Assistant Lecturer

[Admissions Talk] Bachelor of Arts and Sciences (BASc)

Date: October 15, 2020 (Thursday)

Time: 4:30pm – 5:30pm

Speakers: Dr Tom Barry, Programme Director

Mr Abel Lau, Assistant Lecturer

[Mock Lecture] Bachelor of Arts and Sciences (BASc)

Mock lecture on Therapy in Schools: An Interdisciplinary Perspective on the Afflictive-Behaviour-Performance Assemblage 

[Students Sharing] Bachelor of Arts and Sciences (BASc)

Date: October 14, 2020 (Wednesday)

Time: 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

[Students Sharing] Bachelor of Arts and Sciences (BASc)

Date: October 16, 2020 (Friday)

Time: 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Bachelor of Social Work

[Dialogue] Dialogue with Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) Programme Directors

Date: October 12, 2020 (Monday)

Time: 4:00pm – 5:00pm

[Dialogue] Dialogue with Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) Students & Alumni

Date: October 14, 2020 (Wednesday)

Time: 4:00pm – 5:00pm

[Dialogue] Dialogue with Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) Field Leaders

Date: October 16, 2020 (Friday)

Time: 4:00pm – 5:00pm

Bachelor of Social Sciences (Government and Laws) and Bachelor of Laws

[Admissions Talk] Bachelor of Social Sciences (Government and Laws) and Bachelor of Laws [BSocSc(Govt&Laws)&LLB]

Date: October 13, 2020 (Tuesday)

Time: 3:00pm – 4:00pm

Speaker: Dr. Eric Ip, Associate Professor of Law

[Mock Lecture] Bachelor of Social Sciences (Government and Laws) and Bachelor of Laws [BSocSc(Govt&Laws)&LLB]

Mock Lecture on How much Freedom should Individuals have in Society?
Date: October 14, 2020 (Wednesday)
Time: 4:30pm – 5:00pm
Speaker: Professor Joseph Chan

Bachelor of Journalism

[Virtual Tour] Journalism and Media Studies Centre

Virtual tour of Eliot Hall

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